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Cities need to institutionalize investment promotion and facilitation to attract investment for development
22 Jul 2016
UNCTAD and UN-Habitat convene leaders to explore means of mobilizing finance required for cities.
For Bangladesh, burgeoning services sector holds promise
8 Jul 2016
Hailed as a garment-exporting juggernaut, Bangladesh is diversifying into the fast-growing services sector to secure new jobs and inoculate itself from future shocks.
Mongolia Investment Guide launch by Prime Minister
27 Jun 2016
The guide was launched by Mongolia's Prime Minister, Chimediin Saikhanbileg, at a ceremony in Ulaanbaatar. He said it would "improve transparency, reduce bureaucracy, improve the business environment and strengthen relations with investors."
Promoting Green FDI: Practices and Lessons from the Field
9 May 2016
In the fifth issue of the IPA Observer, UNCTAD examines how investment promotion agencies (IPAs), in different locations and circumstances, can contribute to green and sustainable development through innovative approaches tailored to local conditions.
The Islamic Republic of Iran and UNCTAD agreed on furthering cooperation in the area of trade-related issues including WTO accession
28 Feb 2016
At the invitation of the Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade, Mr. Joakim Reiter, Deputy Secretary General of UNCTAD, undertook an advisory mission to Tehran on 27 February 2016. The purpose of the visit was to discuss possible technical assistance and capacity building that UNCTAD could provide in the context of Iran’s trade-related reforms in particular accession to the WTO.